HUXLEY - The Nevada girls’ golf team came in runner-up at a triangular meet with Ballard and Gilbert Monday at the Ballard Golf and Country Club in Huxley.
The Cubs shot a 191 over nine holes to come in behind Gilbert’s score of 184. Ballard took third with a 213.
Claire Ausman was medalist runner-up and Chloe Davis placed third individually for Nevada. Ausman shot a 42 and Davis finished with a 44.
Emma Griffin and Savannah Kyle turned in the other counted scores for Nevada. Griffin carded a 51 and Kyle delivered a 54.
Madison Huynh just missed the scoring cut for Nevada with a 55. Madison Abraham added a 63 for the Cubs.
Gilbert’s Britta Snyder was the medalist of the meet. She shot an impressive round of 35.
Final team scores (nine holes): 1. Gilbert 184, 2. Nevada 191, 3. Ballard 213.
Nevada (191) - Claire Ausman 42, Chloe Davis 44, Emma Griffin 51, Savannah Kyle 54, Madison Huynh 55, Madison Abraham 63.
ANKENY - Nevada took down the bigger schools April 13 as the Cubs won the Ankeny Centennial Invitational at Otter Creek.
Nevada shot a 367 over 18 holes to edge Ankeny Centennial by two strokes for first out of seven scored teams. The Cubs were the smallest school at the tournament with Indianola, Des Moines Lincoln, Ottumwa, Ankeny and the Ankeny Centennial JV squad being the other teams in competition.
Claire Ausman shot an 80 to place second individually. She came up just one stroke shy of being medalist.
Emma Griffin stepped up to place third overall for Nevada with a strong round of 86. Chloe Davis placed fifth with a 93 and Savannah Kyle rounded out the Cub scoring with a 108.
Madison Abraham and Madison Huynh each carded a 111 as the other varsity competitors for Nevada.
Final team scores (18 holes): 1. Nevada 367, 2. Ankeny Centennial 369, 3. Indianola 402, 4. Des Moines Lincoln 429, 5. Ottumwa 440, 6. Ankeny Centennial JV 451, 7. Ankeny 457.
Nevada (367) - Claire Ausman 80, Chloe Davis 93, Emma Griffin 86, Savannah Kyle 108, Madison Abraham 111, Madison Huynh 111.